David Allred is a graduate of the University of Southern California, where he earned a B.A. in Economics. As President at the Douglas Allred Company, Dave oversees a wide range of day-to-day operations and processes, from site acquisition and commercial development to project financing, leasing and marketing. Since joining the family business in 1987, Dave has specialized in developing and marketing commercial and industrial properties in the California, Arizona, and Texas markets. He holds real estate licenses in the states of California and Arizona.
Taking a hands-on approach to management, Dave enjoys interacting with architects and construction teams, and overseeing general contractors throughout the construction process. He works closely with his executive team to negotiate commercial property financing and leasing transactions. Throughout his accomplished career, Dave has built a reputation for bringing challenging projects and transactions to fruition with his unwavering problem solving and negotiating skills.
Outside of commercial real estate, Dave continues to be involved in numerous startups. He is managing partner in Blue Sky Airport Parking based in Phoenix, Arizona. Following his entrepreneurial spirit, Dave co-founded Nigel Power, a high-tech start-up venture that was purchased by Qualcomm for its patent portfolio.
A firm believer in supporting and giving back, Dave currently serves on the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center Board of Visitors. He is Co-Chairman of the San Diego Police Officers Widows and Orphans Charity Fund and has also served on the Board of Directors for the Boys & Girls Club of San Dieguito, where he is a past recipient of the organization’s Man of the Year award. David is also an active member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), where he has earned awards and recognition from his peers. In his spare time, Dave enjoys sport fishing, golf, horseback riding, and the outdoors. He resides in North San Diego County with his wife and is the proud father of three great kids.